Former Electrolux site on the way to hosting new aluminium products factory

A development application has been lodged for the recently-purchased former Electrolux site in Orange, with the company behind it saying around 25 jobs will be created through a new aluminium extrusion operation.   According to a statement from Orange City Council, the DA is for “a set of concrete footings to support the equipment required”…

DMTC gets $3.8 million to support industrial R&D projects

DMTC has signed a $3.8 million contract with the Defence Innovation Hub for collaborative R&D activities.   The announcement was made on Thursday, and includes four projects to increase industrial capability, according to a release from the Department of Defence. It describes these as “aimed at enhancing land vehicle design and build; additive manufacturing of…